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2020-2021 Parent Marital Status Clarification
Student Name: _________________________ ID Number: _________________ Telephone Number: ____________________
Mailing Address: ________________________________________ Email Address: ___________________________________
Parents Name: ___________________________________________________________________
We are unable to continue processing your current FAFSA application for financial aid because it contains conflicting information
regarding your parent’s marital status. We need to know what your parent’s marital status was as of the date your parent signed
the original Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). This date can be found on the Student Aid Report (SAR) that you
received from the U.S. Department of Education.
Please complete the following clarification question:
On the date my original FAFSA was signed, my parent’s marital status was:
Married Date of Marriage _______________________
Remarried Date of Remarriage _______________________
Divorced Date of Divorce _______________________
Separated * Date of Separation _______________________
Widowed Date of Death _______________________
*Separation is defined as legally separated or informally separated when one of the partners has left the household for an indefinite
period and the marriage is severed.
By signing this form, I certify that all the information on this form and any attachments are complete and accurate to the best of my
knowledge. Warning: Purposely giving false or misleading information may result in a fine, imprisonment, or both.
Student Signature: ________________________________________ Date: ________________________
Parent Signature: ________________________________________ Date: ________________________
Office of Financial Aid & Scholarships